Explore Mossy Falls in Mussoorie With Family

Explore Mossy Falls in Mussoorie With Family

When thinking of family vacations, Mussoorie is one of the top destinations that comes to mind. This Uttarakhand town is home to sprawling jungles and many natural gems that must be visited at least once in a lifetime. Needless to say, while sightseeing in Mussoorie, there is plenty to do. One such well-known attraction in the hilly town is Mossy Falls. Set amidst a blanket of lush greens, the waterfall is one of the best places to visit in Mussoorie when looking for some fun-filled family time. Here’s all you need to know before you visit the Mossy Falls in Mussoorie:

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The gorgeous landscape as seen from the nearby Landour. It is close to Mussoorie, Uttarakhand, India

A Gem in the Hills in Mussoorie

Amongst the many places to visit in Mussoorie, Mossy Falls is probably your best bet for a family getaway. Located within a thick forest, the falls cascade down a height of 145 feet and is incredible to look at. It is located only seven kilometres from the city centre and is easily accessible at any time of the day.

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I had lunch at a local’s home. Mussoorie, Uttarakhand, India

What it is Known For???

A well-known tourist attraction, Mossy Falls makes for a great one-day tour and is one of the best places to visit in Mussoorie. Owing to its unique location, the site also serves as a camping ground and provides several avenues for a refreshing swim in its waters.

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The greenery at Mussoorie is rejuvenating. Uttarakhand, India

Hiking enthusiasts can trek up the route and enjoy the enchanting drops of the waterfall at different levels ranging from 20 feet, 17 feet, 19 feet, 12 feet and 57 feet. Alternatively, those willing to lay low and enjoy some laidback sightseeing in Mussoorie can stay parked before the mesmerising beauty and soak in all that it has to offer.

Also read – Offbeat Activities to do in Mussoorie

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I went with my parents who enjoyed a walk in the woods. Mussoorie, Uttarakhand, India

Best Time to Visit the Mossy Falls 

Being one of the most famous places to visit in Mussoorie,Mossy Falls is a year-round attraction. Whether the scorching summers or monsoons; the waterfall welcomes a large number of tourists each day. The beauty of the falls can best be experienced between September to June when the temperatures are relatively cool and dry. The site is equally stunning during the monsoons. However, heavy rainfall during this time can sometimes be a bother.

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Mussoorie landscapes, Uttarakhand, India

How to Reach???

With well-connected roads and a sound transport system, sightseeing in Mussoorie is a pleasurable experience. Unlike other tourist attractions, Mossy falls is located only seven kilometres from the main town in Barlow Ganj. One can take a tourist bus from the city bus stop or rent a private taxi for the day to get there. The falls can also be reached by foot via the scenic Landour route in 1.5 – 2 hours.

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The free for all sit out areas overlooking the valley. Mussoorie, Uttarakhand, India

Undoubtedly, the Mossy Falls are Uttarakhand’s best kept secret and must be ticked off your list while sightseeing in Mussoorie. The spot is considered to be one of the top places to visit as per Club Mahindra reviews and is easily accessible from the Club Mahindra Mussoorie Resort.

An ideal place for a family stay, the Club Mahindra Mussoorie Resort offers comfortable and spacious rooms along with several other amenities, making it an excellent choice of accommodation when travelling to this gorgeous hill station. It also boasts of an in-house restaurant where you can relish several local dishes with family, all while enjoying a fulfilling stay at this resort in Mussoorie with family!

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The more touristy Kempty Falls. Mussoorie, Uttarakhand, India

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